Mary wed John on a crisp March afternoon in the Outer Banks. This seaside affair was both fun and classically beautiful. The couple worked alongside Sugar Snap Events to incorporate nautical-themed decor from the ceremony into the reception. After an emotional First Look, Mary met John at the end of the aisle where Rev. Jay […]

Images by Brooke Mayo Photographers The Outer Banks offers everything you could ask for when planning the perfect romantic getaway: long beaches to stroll, fresh seafood to enjoy, and stunning sunsets to take in. Relax and unwind together- let us help you make the most out of your time away with your loved one! Day […]

Images by Brooke Mayo Photographers With winter comes dropping temperatures and dry air, which can affect your skin, hair, and body health! Our experts at the Spa at Sanderling share the best products and tips for this season. Rejuvenate and refresh your body and skin- you deserve it! The first tip shared from our Spa […]

Erin and Mike incorporated just the right amount of holiday cheer into their special day. Making sure guests stayed cozy, there were blankets provided to ‘have and to hold in case you get cold’ as well as tissues to ‘dry those happy tears’! Donned in emerald and furs, the couples’ bridal party stood by their […]

Many think of the Outer Banks as a summer getaway, but the off-season is filled with a ton of fun activities to explore! Traffic disappears while the beach remains inviting, and there’s still plenty of attractions open. Keep reading to get inspired on what you can participate in as the seasons change: “Visiting in the […]

We are excited to showcase another ‘Trash the Dress’ moment in our series! Sarah D’Ambra shares stunning, one-of-a-kind photos of Ellen & Corey in the ocean in a morning after session.¬† Read more about this fun trend in our last post here. Photos by Sarah D’Ambra    

As you can tell, Casey + Troy wanted a fun, family-oriented day that everyone could enjoy! Their children joined the ceremony as bridesmaids and groomsmen on the beach with the ocean waves playing a sweet sound. The bright sunflower decor by Sugar Snap Events mimicked the joyful day and filled the Event House with sunshine-like […]

Sarah and Jung’s wedding day was bubbling over with happiness! You can just tell in the photographs by Coastal Shots, that this truly was the best day. Their personalities shined bright as their vows were shared with the help of officiant Tony Joseph¬†in front of their closest family and friends. The gorgeous bouquets of eucalyptus […]

Stacie and Taylor’s Wedding day was one full of rainbow colors! They shared their vows in front of family and friends on the lower part of our Observation Deck. On their unique arch, Flower Girls OBX adorned sunflowers accompanied by a rainbow of blooms. The couple added unique touches to their wedding day by having […]